The Big Sit! 2012 Statistics

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Team Information: Pea Island NWR

Captain: Jeff Lewis
Location: Pea Island NWR, North Carolina (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  2. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  3. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  4. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  5. Great Egret Ardea alba
  6. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  7. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  8. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  9. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  10. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  11. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  12. Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
  13. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  14. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  15. Gadwall Anas strepera
  16. American Black Duck Anas rubripes
  17. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  18. American Wigeon Anas americana
  19. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  20. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  21. Merlin Falco columbarius
  22. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  23. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  24. Clapper Rail Rallus crepitans
  25. American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica
  26. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  27. Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
  28. Piping Plover Charadrius melodus
  29. American Avocet Recurvirostra americana
  30. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  31. Willet Tringa semipalmata
  32. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  33. Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa
  34. Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
  35. Dunlin Calidris alpina
  36. Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri
  37. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  38. Sanderling Calidris alba
  39. Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus
  40. Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
  41. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  42. Herring Gull Larus argentatus
  43. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  44. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  45. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  46. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  47. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  48. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  49. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  50. Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
  51. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  52. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  53. Brown Creeper Certhia americana
  54. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  55. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  56. Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
  57. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  58. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  59. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  60. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  61. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  62. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  63. Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum
  64. Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia
  65. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  66. Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata
  67. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  68. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  69. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  70. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  71. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  72. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  73. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  74. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  75. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  76. Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major
  77. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  78. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater

Team Notes

Participants: Jeff Lewis, Audrey Whitlock

Weather: warm, sunny

Location: Pea Island North Pond Tower

Time At Location: 6:35 am until 12:07 pm

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